Private Tour to Haarlem from Amsterdam
Description of the Private Tour to Harlem starting in Amsterdam
Discover all the charm of the city of Haarlem on our privately guided tour. We will start at the point and time of your choice, to enter the charming city of Haarlem, located about 20 km from the Dutch capital.
The transfer will take place in a comfortable private car, which will take you through an incredible natural landscape until you reach Haarlem: which is known as the city of flowers. You will explore this picturesque city to see its most iconic attractions up close, as well as the treasures hidden in every corner of the city.
It is a personalized guided tour, since you can agree with the guide the time, place of departure and even the places you are most interested in visiting.
Among the main sites you will visit are: the Grote Kerk, the Teyler Museum, the Grote Markt, the Town Hall and many other buildings and monuments.
It will be a 4-hour tour to explore the most emblematic places of this city, which is full of history and culture.
You will see monuments that are more than 800 years old. In addition, the guide will take you by the hand through the history of Haarlem, a city that many artists of the Dutch Golden Age left immortalized on their canvases.
Highlights of this Private Tour
This private tour to Haarlem from Amsterdam is planned to make the most of every moment of the tour. Since you will be in contact with different historical sites, monuments, cultural attractions and buildings of interest.
We will depart from Amsterdam in a comfortable private car with driver and guide, to drive through several kilometers of incredible valleys and meadows, until we reach Haarlem, where you will visit the following sites of interest:
This is the most imposing and monumental building in the city. It is an ancient church built between 1370 and 1520.
In its beginnings, it was St. Bavo’s Cathedral, but now it is a Protestant church.
The architecture of the building is impressive, as it has beautiful stained glass windows and above it reigns a more than 78 meter high tower.
If you go during the spring and summer months, you will be able to enjoy the unforgettable concerts offered in this venue.
On the guided tour you will get to know the main square of Haarlem, which is surrounded by the most beautiful and important buildings of the city.
In this square you will also find the statue in honor of Laurens Janszoon Coster, who was one of the famous inventors of the printing press.
Frans Hals Museum
The Frans Hals Museum will draw your attention doubly.
First of all, it is a building that functioned as a former old people’s home during the 17th century. In addition, the most important works of Haarlem’s greatest painter, Frans Hals, can be found here.
Among the main paintings that you will be able to admire inside are the following:
- Banquet of the harquebusiers of St. George of Haarlem,
- Portrait of Jacobus Hendricksz Zaffius
- The regents of the hospital of St. Elizabeth in Haarlem.
- Among many others.
This is one of the oldest museums in Holland. The building has several collections of art, science and religion.
It was a museum founded in honor of Pieter Teyler van der Hulst, who was a powerful wealthy man from Haarlem, who upon his death left his entire fortune for the cultural and scientific development of his hometown.
Apart from these magnificent sights, on our private tour to Haarlem from Amsterdam you will also have the opportunity to visit: St. Bavo’s Cathedral, the Town Hall, Amsterdamse Poort and many more places.
At the end of the guided excursion, the private car will take you to the place of your choice so that you can rest and continue with your trip.
If you wish to have a closer encounter with Amsterdam’s history, you can complete your visit with our private tour of Amsterdam’s Jewish Quarter.
English, Spanish, French, the language in Spanish (other languages to consult)
Pick up point
Hotel, airport, cruise port or place of choice in Amsterdam
This Private Tour includes:
- Private official tour guide for 4 hours
- Private luxury vehicle with chauffeur for 4 hours
- Pick up and drop off in Amsterdam
- Complete personalized experience
- 24/7 Guardian Angel Service
- Public liability insurance
- Price per person
This Private Tour excludes:
- Entrance fees
- Food and drinks
- No Refund, Modification or Cancellation in any case on any type of tickets or entrance fees.
- Modification of tour/service dates and starting times are subject to availability.
- 48 hours prior to first service date: Free Cancellation on guide and private vehicle with chauffeur. Any type of entrance tickets have no refund.
- Less than 48 hours prior to first service date: No Refund. Payment of 100%.